A scandium triflate (ScOTf)3 catalyzed methodology has been developed to synthesize esters from primary amides. Various primary and secondary aliphatic alcohols have been shown to react in n-heptane with a range of primary amides for 24 h.
|Number of pages||4|
|Early online date||28 Oct 2014|
|Publication status||Published - 10 Dec 2014|